The Police Authority’s commissioner tied the violence to Donald Trump officially recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel last week.
The guidelines emphasize that religious institutions can be “fertile ground for sexual offenses.”
The Jewish congregation temporarily needed a place to meet while their synagogue was undergoing renovations. The Mormon meetinghouse offered to help.
A Florida man was sentenced on Tuesday to 25 years in prison for trying to blow up a synagogue in the state during a Jewish holiday last year.
The hometown in Belarus of the late artist Marc Chagall saw its first opening of a synagogue in over a century.
The synagogue of the city of Malmo in southern Sweden had one of its windows shattered when unidentified vandals hurled stones at it.
Historical gems around the globe, ranging from a Syrian bazaar and the last active synagogue in Alexandria are in danger.
Anti-Semitic graffiti was daubed on a sign of a synagogue in northern England.
“Our town’s on fire and it’s absolutely devastating.”
Before saying the prayer for healing of the sick, Rabbi Malcolm Cohen asked his congregants at Temple Sinai in Las Vegas if anyone knows someone who was injured in Sunday night’s shooting. Five raised their hands and listed the names of their friends and relatives still hospitalized. Then, when it came time for the kaddish prayer commemorating those who had passed away, seven congregants stood up and named friends and acquaintances that had lost their lives in the attack.